This is a part-time Grant Programs Finance Coordinator position with the Accountability Research Center (ARC). Position will be responsible for assisting in the financial management of all ARC budgets. This position is funded through external grant sources and is contingent on continued grant funding beyond June 30, 2019.
Hiring offers for this position are contingent on the successful completion of a background check.
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Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in training or experience.
Two years of experience in the areas of accounting, budgeting, or associated financial transactions
Experience with word processing and spreadsheet applications
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
Excellent attention to detail and customer service skills are essential
Experience in grants and contracts management in non-profit or academic setting
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